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The Weekly Wrap
The Washington Post’s Catherine Rampell and Politico’s Kate Davidson join Kai Ryssdal to chat about the latest jobs report, the Fed’s balance sheet and more of this week’s economic news.
Despite a disappointing jobs report, the news is still pretty good.
Demand for vacation homes has crowded out would-be homeowners, but will higher fees make a dent?
The diffusion what?
Veronika Dolar, assistant professor and labor economist at SUNY Old Westbury, talks about what the diffusion index can tell us about the state of the labor market.
The threshold used to be much higher.
Supply chain issues meet the salon chair
We hear from Ashley Nelson in Boise, Idaho about how the pandemic has changed hair trends.